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Acclaimed bestselling author Sandra Brown celebrates the spirit and determination that kept our country proud even through the Great Depression, in this moving tale of a bygone generation and a strong young widow who must rise above her circumstances.

Ella Barron is determined that even the ravages of the Dust Bowl will not affect the well-ordered life she has built for herself and her special child, Solly, who lives in a world of his own that even she can’t enter. Aware that he evokes pity and distrust, Ella holds herself aloof from her small community, but her new boarder, David Rainwater, comes into her life—and changes it forever. As economic desperation creates bitter social unrest in the town and surrounding farms, Ella finds herself relying on Mr. Rainwater’s soft-spoken advice and the steely resolve of his convictions. But tensions escalate in the summer heat, until one violent night everything they believe in will be put to the ultimate test.

Sandra Brown’s Rainwater is a poignant, lyrical novel that will speak straight to your heart, a story that bears witness to a powerful truth: love is worth whatever price one must pay for it.

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June 16th, 2015
Another great book by Sandra I loved it, I esp loved the characters all of them, the way she writes a book and tells a story can make it feel so real. I didn't want it to end, it ended so abruptly I was a bit disappointed by this. That's why I rate it a four and not a five.
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January 23rd, 2014
This is a great book about a mothers love and a mans love for a woman that puts her family first. Very awesome book. Would highly recommend it.
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October 12th, 2013
This book was given to me by my daughter a couple of years ago.I have been a loyal reader. It was different but enjoyable.It is one off the books I will keep and read over many times. each time I discover something different in the meaning/
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